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Potsdam's Gardens, Potsdam

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Churchill, Stalin, and Truman met at Potsdam's Gardens to decide how to establish post-war order at the end of the World War II. This area is renowned as a stellar example of design that combines fine architecture with a respect for the existing natural landscapes. Palaces and parks line the banks of the Havel river. The gardens often host important cultural, social, and political events. Covering more than 500 hectares (1,235 acres), this World Heritage site's 150 buildings were constructed between 1730 and 1916. Explore the vast green areas and architectural structures on foot or by bicycle. You can pick up a map at the visitor center. Work out when and for how long to visit Potsdam's Gardens and other Potsdam attractions using our handy Potsdam planner.
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  • Even in the height of summer everything looked well-tended and beautifully arranged and designed. We especially loved the original herbaceous borders with herbs and vegetables, but also the different....  more
    Even in the height of summer everything looked well-tended and beautifully arranged and designed. We especially loved the original herbaceous borders with herbs and vegetables, but also the different....  more »
  • This is a huge and beautiful park. We came early in the morning and had it almost to ourselves, only gardeners tending to the plants were there and the occasional jogger. We thought it was great how.....  more
    This is a huge and beautiful park. We came early in the morning and had it almost to ourselves, only gardeners tending to the plants were there and the occasional jogger. We thought it was great how.....  more »

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